RICHMOND — John C. Hacker, 85, husband of Helen Agee Hacker, passed away Friday morning, July 6, 2013, at Baptist Health-Richmond.
Mr. Hacker was born January 28, 1928, in Clay County, Kentucky, son of the late Leonard and Mae Allen Hacker.
He was a retired service station owner and operator and was the owner of Hacker Bottle Gas Company. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, a member of the VFW and a member of the Waco Baptist Church.
Survivors, in addition to his wife include: a daughter, Paula Hacker Harvey (Bob); three sons, John C. Hacker II, Paul Glenn Hacker (Ann) and Jerry Wayne Hacker; three sisters, Betty Jo Parks, Annabelle Grant and Juanita Hiline; two grandsons, Justin Harvey and Brandon Clint Hacker; a step-granddaughter, Crystal Kelley; two great-grandchildren, Destiny Kelley and Brandon Jacob Hacker; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.
Funeral services will be condcuted 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Monday evening at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be: Kenneth Jones, Bobby Elkins, Toby Honaker, Dwight Parke, Bob Harvey and Justin Harvey.
Honorary pallbearers will be: R.J. Spivey, Bob Bryant, Dude Cochran, Kenneth Baker, Hershel Sparks and Dean Webb.